Director - Maternal Child Services

LMH Health | Lawrence, Kansas 66044

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: June 13, 2019
Opportunity Code: 18111


New opportunity to lead Maternal Child Services as Director with Lawrence Memorial Hospital, an award-winning organization in Lawrence, Kansas

The Position
  • The Director will provide leadership and guidance for Mother/Baby, Labor & Delivery, Level II NICU and Pediatrics units, with oversight of approximately 73 FTEs
  • This position is responsible for evaluating staff competencies, department policies and procedures to ensure best practices are in place
  • Key goals include growing the department in quality outcomes, working toward the achievement of the Perinatal Care Certification and Baby-Friendly designation, as well as contributing to the organization-wide savings initiative 
  • We are seeking a transparent, enthusiastic leader to establish credibility and trust with the team and build collaborative relationships between physicians and nurses
  • This position requires the ability to provide hands-on patient care
  • BSN required, Master’s preferred

The Organization 
  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital is a 174-bed, not-for-profit, community-owned hospital located in Lawrence, Kansas
  • Becker’s Hospital Review named the organization to its 100 Great Community Hospitals list in 2018 for the fifth consecutive year
  • Lawrence Memorial has been named by Truven Health Analytics among the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals. It the only hospital in Kansas to earn this prestigious distinction four times

The Community 
  • Home to the University of Kansas, Lawrence residents enjoy all the aspects of a college town including collegiate sporting events, arts and entertainment as well as unique dining and shopping
  • Lawrence is about 40 minutes from Kansas City, giving its residents easy access to all the city has to offer
  • Just minutes from Clinton Lake, Lawrence offers many outdoor activities such as boating, hiking, swimming and much more


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